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Syrian president Bashar al-Assad hits back at Donald Trump, raises prospect of US clash in Syria - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

ABC - 2019-01-18 07:19

Bashar al-Assad's Son Hafez al-Assad Wants "Normal" Treatment At Maths Olympiad In Romania

NDTV - 2019-01-17 14:03

Bashar Assad is playing Syrian Kurds by pledging support against Turkey

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-16 03:35

Trump is going to have to bomb Bashar Assad again

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-15 13:20

Syrian Kurds invite feared President Bashar al-Assad to shield them from Turks | World | The Sunday Times

Thetimes - 2018-12-30 15:47

Fayyadh brings Iraqi message of cooperation to Damascus

Rûdaw - 2018-12-29 23:26
Fayyadh delivered a letter to Bashar al-Assad from Adil Abdul-Mahdi ...

Can Syria protect the Kurds?

Al Jazeera - 2018-12-29 22:33
Abandoned by the US and threatened by Turkey, the Kurds turn to Bashar al-Assad for protection. ...

Fayadh Conveys Abdul-Mahdi's Message of Coordination to Syria's Asad

BAS News - 2018-12-29 19:25
ERBIL - Iraqi PM Adil Abdul-Mahdi has reiterated bilateral ties between Baghdad and Damascus through a message conveyed by the National Security Advisor Falih Fayadh to Syrian President Bashar al-Asad on Saturday. According to Syrian Arab News Agency, th ...

Se complică lucrurile în Siria. După plecarea trupelor SUA, kurzii se aliază cu armata lui Bashar al-Assad împotriva Turciei - Stiri pe surse - Cele mai noi stiri

Stiripesurse - 2018-12-29 11:51

Kurder ber Bashar al-Assad om hjälp för skydd mot Turkiet - DN.SE

DN - 2018-12-29 10:51

Les milícies kurdes cedeixen una ciutat a Al-Assad per frenar l'ofensiva turca

El Periodico - 2018-12-28 18:00
Les milícies kurdosirianes Unitats de Protecció Popular (YPG) han cedit el control de lestratègica ciutat de Manbech al Govern del president sirià, Bashar al-Assad, amb la pretensió que evitin lanunciat avenç de les tropes de Turquia. El grup ha demanat ...

Les YPG conviden l'exèrcit sirià a desplegar-se a Manbij

KurdisCat - 2018-12-28 11:02
La milícia kurda siriana Yekîneyên Parastinê Gel (Unitats de Defensa Popular, YPG) ha convocat avui el govern de Bashar al-Assad a desplegar-se a Manbij per protegir la ciutat de l'amenaça dels imminents atacs turcs.YPG, que Turquia ha promès aixafar, va ...

U.S. Allies Left Behind Turn to Russia and Syria’s Assad for Help Against Turkey

Newsweek - 2018-12-28 06:16
Syrian Kurdish fighters left behind by a U.S. exit are looking "for clear mechanisms to protect the northern border" by appealing to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and Russia. ...

US Withdrawal Means Bashar al-Assad Won: Syrian Lawmaker

BAS News - 2018-12-20 14:12
ERBIL — A member of Syrian regime’s parliament has welcomed the US decision to withdraw its forces from Syria, saying that the pullout would be interpreted as a "recognition that Syria has won.” The comment came a day after President Donald Trump announc ...

Victoria Nuland: President Trump Hands a Huge New Year’s Gift to President Bashar al-Assad

Waar Media - 2018-12-20 09:24
Victoria Nuland is the chief executive of the Center for a New American Security and a former assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs. With his decision to withdraw all U.S. forces from Syria, President Trump hands a huge New Year’ ...

Sudanese President First Arab Leader to Visit Syria since 2011

BAS News - 2018-12-17 14:11
ERBIL — The President of Sudan, Omer al-Bashir, visited Damascus on Sunday to become the first Arab leader visiting Syria since the beginning of the crisis in the country. Bashir was received at the airport by his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad, with ...

Assad’s bluff may double as a gain for Syria’s Kurds

Diliman Abdulkader - 2018-12-05 00:54
Bashar al-Assad’s regime might soon be targeting northeastern Syria. This oil rich region is primarily composed of Kurds, and is secured predominantly by the Syrian Democratic Forces. The Kurds control over 28 percent of Syria and are backed by the United ...

Flash on the life of fighter “Bashar al-Hamid Mohammed”

SDF Press - 2018-11-20 18:37
Hardly a day goes by in the Syrian north, SDF’s fighters are holding unprecedented battles in the battlefields against the most brutal terrorists in human history. Bashar al-Hamid Mohammed, a member of Hasakah family and a member of a family with a long h ...

Resilience in a turbulent neighborhood

Jerusalem Post - 2018-10-25 02:50
Khashoggi appeared to prefer a reunified Syria under Ba’athist President Bashar Assad over allowing the Kurds’ emerging democracy. ...

Iraqi Parliament Deputy Speaker Receives Turkish FM

BAS News - 2018-10-14 22:46
ERBIL - Iraqi parliament deputy speaker Bashar Hadad met on Sunday the Turkish Foreign Mevlut Cavusoglu in Baghdad for talks on the latest political issues between Iraq and Turkey. According to a statement by Hadad's office, the pair discussed the issue ...

Iraqi FM in Damascus to Met with Assad

BAS News - 2018-10-14 11:46
ERBIL — The Foreign Minister of Iraq, Ibrahim al-Jaafari, is heading a delegation to Damascus where they are set to meet with Syrian Regime president Bashar al-Assad. Iraqi MP Hamed Mousawi, told the media that Jaafari will discus, among other issues, th ...

Al Assad: El acuerdo en Idlib es temporal

Kurdistan America Latina - 2018-10-09 17:25
El presidente sirio, Bashar Al Assad, dijo que el acuerdo […] ...

Bashar al-Assad offers general amnesty to army deserters

Waar Media - 2018-10-09 16:57
President Bashar al-Assad of Syria during an interview with a Russian newspaper. WAAR-DUHOK: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has granted a general amnesty for men who deserted the army or have avoided military service. A decree published by state media ...

Assad: El acuerdo Idlib es temporal

ANF - 2018-10-09 05:45
El presidente sirio, Bashar al-Assad, dijo que el acuerdo de la zona de amortiguamiento en Idlib es temporal y agregó que establecerán el control en esta región. ...

Erdogan arrives in Tehran for summit on Syria

Waar Media - 2018-09-07 11:51
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Tehran on Friday for a meeting with his Iranian and Russian counterparts to discuss Syria, the Tasnim news agency reported. Russia and Iran have given military aid to Syrian President Bashar al-Assa ...

Bob Woodward: Trump wanted Syria’s Assad assassinated

Waar Media - 2018-09-05 12:42
WAAR-DUHOK: U.S. President Donald Trump wanted to have Syrian President Bashar al-Assad assassinated last year but his defense secretary ignored the request, according to a new book that depicts top Trump aides sometimes disregarding presidential orders ...

Iran's Zarif in Syria for talks on Idlib offensive

Rûdaw - 2018-09-04 09:33
Zarif was due to meet Syrian President Bashar al-Assad ...

Pope Francis warns of ‘humanitarian catastrophe’ in Syria’s Idlib

Rûdaw - 2018-09-03 08:17
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is preparing to retake the province ...

Tehran says to continue its military presence in Syria despite Washington’s pressure

Kurdistan24 - 2018-08-28 20:26
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad meets with Iranian Defense Minister Amir Hatami in Damascus, Syria in this handout picture provided by Syrian Arab News Agency on Aug. 26, 2018. (Photo: SANA/Reuters) ...

Rojava’s TEV-DEM holds third congress to elect new co-chairs

Waar Media - 2018-08-28 14:01
WAAR-DUHOK: Rojava’s ruling TEV-DEM coalition elected two new co-chairs on Monday during its third congress. It comes as the alliance of Syrian Kurdish parties and armed forces enter tentative negotiations with the regime of Bashar al-Assad. Zalal Jagar ...

Assad staying in power would be 'grotesque error': Macron

Rûdaw - 2018-08-27 19:39
Bashar al-Assad would stay in power ...

La operación Idlib toma forma

ANF - 2018-08-24 06:30
El régimen de Bashar Al-Assad quiere tomar el control de Idlib después de 7 años de guerra. Washington, París y Londres están emitiendo advertencias a las armas químicas, ya que Londres comienza a retirarse de Idlib. ...

Syria Pressures U.S.-Backed Kurds to Hand Over Control

The Wall Street Journal - 2018-08-23 05:23
A U.S.-backed group in Syria is being pressed by the government of President Bashar al-Assad to cede control of its territory to a regime Washington has long sought to unseat. ...

Russia’s involvement in Syria by the numbers: Comparison with US involvement in Syria and Iraq

Seth Frantzman - 2018-08-23 00:12
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN A recent report says that 63,012 Russian personnel served in Syria since 2015 when Russia intervened significantly to support the regime of Bashar al-Assad. This has […] ...

Report: Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces meet with Syrian government

Jerusalem Post - 2018-08-15 07:03
Kurdish-led authorities attempt to open new channels to President Bashar Assad's government as they seek to negotiate a political deal that keeps their autonomy within Syria. ...

Salih Muslim on Talks with Damascus: an Attempt to Preserve Autonomy

BAS News - 2018-08-10 16:13
ERBIL — A Syrian Kurdish political leader has made it clear that the recent talks with Bashar al-Assad’s regime is an attempt to preserve what they have already built throughout the past few years. “We are trying to preserve everything we built in terms ...

Russia supports Syria and its people, not Assad: Foreign Ministry Spokesperson

Kurdistan24 - 2018-08-05 01:09
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad (left) shakes hands with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. (Photo: Archive) ...

Russia to deploy military police on Golan Heights

Waar Media - 2018-08-02 17:49
WAAR-DUHOK: Russia will deploy its military police on the Golan Heights frontier between Syria and Israel, its defense ministry said on Thursday, after weeks of mounting volatility in the area. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s sweeping away of rebels i ...

Syrian official says Damascus will retake Idlib, accuses Turkey of occupying Afrin

Kurdistan24 - 2018-08-01 00:38
Bashar al-Jaafari, the current Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic to the United Nations, speaks to Kurdistan 24 on the sidelines of the 10th round of Astana talks in the Russian city of Sochi, July 31, 2018. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Will the Syrian Kurds Team Up with Bashar Al Assad Against Turkey? | War Is Boring

Warisboring - 2018-07-30 11:13

Syrian Government retakes Daraa, raises national flag in city for first time since 2011

Waar Media - 2018-07-13 15:03
WAAR-DUHOK: The Syrian Government has raised the national flag over areas of Daraa city that have been in rebel hands for years, a major victory for President Bashar al-Assad at the birthplace of the revolt against his rule. State television said the arm ...

Ali Bashar raped 11-year-old girl in Germany before Feldman murder: Local prosecutors

Kurdistan24 - 2018-07-04 22:33
In June, Ali Bashar confessed to murdering 14-year-old German teenager Susanna Feldman. (Photo: Social Media) ...

YPG Responds to Assad’s Threats on Use of Force

BAS News - 2018-06-27 00:56
ERBIL - Head of Jazira Foreign Relations Commission of Syrian Kurdistan, Abdulkarim Omar replied to the country's President Bashar al-Assad's threats, saying that the Kurdish forces won't withdraw from North of Syria by military means, but they are ready ...

Für Festnahme des mutmaßlichen Mörders Ali Bashar - JU-Chef dankt der Kurden-Polizei *** BILDplus Inhalt *** - Politik Ausland -

BILD - 2018-06-26 21:11

Asad Threatens YPG Again

BAS News - 2018-06-25 15:44
ERBIL - Syrian President Bashar al-Asad has again threatened the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) to withdraw from the north of the country or he could storm the area to recapture the territory. The remarks were made during an interview wit ...

Syrian Kurds Awaiting Assad for Talks

BAS News - 2018-06-14 02:56
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurds are awaiting for Damascus to kickstart negotiations as mooted by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, an official said. Aldar Xelil, a prominent Syrian Kurdish politician, said that since Assad first spoke about possible talks with ...

Ali Bashar's mother: My son was intoxicated, not alone in act

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-11 00:39
Twenty-year-old Ali Bashar is escorted by special police upon his arrival in Wiesbaden, Germany, June 9, 2018, after his arrest by police in the Kurdistan Region, admitting to the rape and murder of 14-year-old German girl Susanna Feldman. (Photo: Reuters ...

PHOTOS: Ali Bashar flown back to Germany after admitting to teen’s murder

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-10 09:55
Twenty-year-old Iraqi Ali B. is escorted by special police upon his arrival in Wiesbaden, Germany, June 9, 2018, after his arrest by police in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, admitting to the rape and murder of Susanna F., a 14-year-old German girl. (Photo: ...

Iraqi man admits to murdering 14-year-old German teenager: Duhok Police Chief

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-10 03:24
Duhok city police said the suspect, Ali Bashar, had confessed to murdering 14-year old German teenager Susanna Feldman. (Photo: Social Media) ...

Iraq arrests asylum seeker wanted in Germany for Wiesbaden murder

BBC - 2018-06-10 00:03
Ali Bashar, who was arrested after returning home, reportedly admitted killing a German girl. ...

Kurdistan Extradites Man Accused of Murder of German Girl

BAS News - 2018-06-09 23:38
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region’s security forces on Saturday sent back to Germany a man who had escaped to Kurdistan after killing a 14-year-old girl in Germany. The Kurdish officials said Ali Bashar, 20, was captured in Zakho town of Duhok province at the req ...

Migrant suspected in rape & murder of German teen extradited to Germany

Waar Media - 2018-06-09 22:43
WAAR-DUHOK: Ali Bashar, a failed Kurdish asylum seeker, has been extradited to Germany to stand trial after confessing to the rape and murder of 14-year-old Susanna Maria Feldman in the German city of Wiesbaden. He had fled to Erbil with his family on fa ...

Kurd extradited to Germany after ‘confessing’ to rape and murder of teenage girl

Rûdaw - 2018-06-09 21:23
Ali Bashar, 20, was put on a Frankfurt-bound Lufthansa flight at Erbil airport on Sunday ...

Continuation of political and intellectual training at Academy of Shahid Bashar Jariba for self-defense

SDF Press - 2018-06-08 22:40
Many young people from Raqqa and Tabqa city joined the duty of self-defense to defend the homeland and protect it from the aggressor terrorists and to provide security and live in dignity for its people. Where the self-defense fighters in the Academy of S ...

Hoffnung auf Sühne im Mordfall Susanna F.

FAZ - 2018-06-08 22:37
Dem im Mordfall Susanna F. tatverdächtigen Ali Bashar gelang die Flucht in den Irak. Dort wurde er von kurdischen Sicherheitskräften festgenommen. Doch es gibt noch viele Fragen. ...

German Minister Hails Cooperation with Kurdistan over Arrest of Murder Suspect

BAS News - 2018-06-08 21:26
ERBIL — German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer on Friday thanked the security forces of Kurdistan Region over the arrest of a suspect in the case of German teenager’s murder. Seehofer said the suspect, identified as Ali Bashar, 20, was taken into custod ...

Suspect in girl’s murder in Germany arrested in Iraq

Seattle Times - 2018-06-08 15:51
BERLIN (AP) — The German government says a young Iraqi man suspected in the rape and murder of a 14-year-old schoolgirl in western Germany has been arrested in his homeland. The Interior Ministry said 20-year-old Ali Bashar was arrested by Kurdish securi ...

Iraqi murder suspect's escape sparks outrage in Germany

Rûdaw - 2018-06-08 13:26
Accused Ali Bashar is believed to have fled to Erbil ...

Warum es schwierig ist, Ali Bashar im Irak festzunehmen - Panorama - Sü

Sueddeutsche - 2018-06-07 21:19

Syria PEACE? US backed Kurdish forces may develop solution with President Bashar al-Assad | World | News |

Express - 2018-06-07 09:47

Bashar al-Assad to visit North Korea, Pyongyang says

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-03 20:38
Syrian media has not yet announced such a visit, nor even commented on the North Korean report. (Photo: AFP) ...

Assad expresses wish to visit North Korea

Waar Media - 2018-06-03 14:50
WAAR-DUHOK: Syrian President Bashar Assad expressed on Wednesday his intention to visit Pyongyang and meet with country’s leader Kim Jong-un, North Korean Rodong Sinmun newspaper reported on Sunday. Assad made the statement during a presentation of crede ...

Bashar al-Assad threatens US troops

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-01 15:31
A US soldier walks on a newly installed position, near the tense front line between the U.S-backed Syrian Manbij Military Council and the Turkish-backed fighters, in Manbij, north Syria, Wednesday, April 4, 2018. (Photo: AP) ...

Pentagon warns Syria’s Assad against attacking Kurdish forces in Rojava

Waar Media - 2018-06-01 15:27
WAAR-DUHOK: The Pentagon on Thursday warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad not to carry out an offensive against Kurdish-led forces backed by the United States that control Rojava-country’s north-east. “Any interested party in Syria should understand t ...

Bashar al-Assad minaccia gli Stati Uniti: "Andatevene dalla Siria" -

Repubblica - 2018-05-31 20:21

Assad shows his readiness for dialogue with SDF

Waar Media - 2018-05-31 16:14
WAAR-DUHOK: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad showed his government’s readiness for peaceful dialogue with the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) while leaving the military option as an alternative, said a report. Assad told RT news agency that the ...

Assad Gives SDF Two Options for Withdrawing from Syria

BAS News - 2018-05-31 13:42
ERBIL - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad showed his government's readiness for peaceful dialogue with the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) while leaving the military option as an alternative, said a report. Assad told RT news agency that the US c ...

Syria's Assad threatens to attack area under US-backed Kurds

FOX News - 2018-05-31 12:46
Syrian President Bashar Assad is threatening to attack a region held by U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters in northeastern Syria if talks fail to bring the area back under Damascus' authority. ...

Syria's Assad vows to retake areas held by US-backed Kurds

Al Jazeera - 2018-05-31 11:57
United States should learn the lesson of Iraq and get out of Syria, President Bashar al-Assad says. ...

The Academy of shahid Bashar Jaribah opens its third session of the forces of the duty of self-defense

SDF Press - 2018-05-23 21:11
The third session of shahid Jaribah Academy, which was named shahed Mu’ayyad Abd al-Hindi, who was die in Tabqa city, opened today at the Academy of shahid Bashar Jariba. Most of the fighters participating in this course are from Tabqa city, Raqqa, Jarniy ...

Nearly 90 Kurdish Inmates Handed Over to Syrian Regime by PYD

BAS News - 2018-05-21 13:24
ERBIL — The Syrian Kurdish ruling Democratic Union Party (PYD) has handed over at least 90 Kurdish prisoners to Bashar al-Assad’s regime, said an official. “The inmates were handed over to the Syrian regime during the withdrawal [of the YPG] from Afrin,” ...

Assad meets Putin in Sochi to discuss political process in Syria

Kurdistan24 - 2018-05-18 01:30
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad met with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in the Black Sea resort of Sochi on May 17, 2018. (Photo: Sputnik) ...

Putin holds talks with Assad in Sochi on Thursday

Waar Media - 2018-05-18 00:22
WAAR-DUHOK: Presidents Vladimir Putin of Russia and Bashar al-Assad of Syria, who held talks in Sochi on Thursday, pointed out the importance of creating further conditions for resumption of a full-fledged process of political settlement in Syria, the Kr ...

Deputy PM: Turkey will never return Afrin to Assad regime

Waar Media - 2018-05-16 13:41
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Recep Akdağ on Wednesday said Turkey will never return Afrin region of Syria to Bashar Al Assad regime. The Turkish military and Free Syrian Army (FSA) fighters on Jan. 20 launched Operation Olive Branch in the A ...

France no longer insists on Assad’s resignation

Waar Media - 2018-05-07 14:36
WAAR-DUHOK: Paris no longer insists on resignation of Syrian President Bashar Assad as a precondition for settling the conflict in that country, French Ambassador to Russia Sylvie Bermann said in an interview with the Kommersant daily posted on its websi ...

Israel Vows to Eliminate Syria's Asad If He Keeps Helping Iran

BAS News - 2018-05-07 10:58
ERBIL - Israel has vowed to eliminate Syrian President Bashar al-Asad if he carries on letting Iran operate from his country, said a report on Monday. Israel has repeatedly claimed that an Iranian military presence exists in Syria which is considered as ...

Kurdish Olympic official says kidnappers wanted return of Hashd corpses

Rûdaw - 2018-05-02 22:37
Bashar Mustafa is deputy head of National Olympic Committee of Iraq ...

Bashar Mustafa libéré | Francs Jeux

Francsjeux - 2018-04-26 05:05

Kidnapped Vice President of Iraqi Olympic Committee released after one day

Kurdistan24 - 2018-04-25 23:22
Bashar Mustafa, Vice President of the Olympic Committee in Iraq and Head of the Boxing Federation. (Photo: Social Media) ...

Iraqi Olympic Committee Vice President Freed One Day After Abduction

BAS News - 2018-04-25 21:22
ERBIL — The Vice President of the Iraqi Olympic Committee, Bashar Mustafa, has reportedly been set free almost 24 hours after he was kidnapped on the road between Baghdad and Kabaral. Islam Piromarai, a brother of the official, confirmed the report to Ba ...

Vice President of Iraqi Olympic Committee kidnapped on Karbala-Baghdad road

Kurdistan24 - 2018-04-25 01:39
Bashar Mustafa, Vice President of the Olympic Committee in Iraq and Head of the Boxing Federation. (Photo: Social Media) ...

Iraqi Olympic Committee Vice President Kidnapped

BAS News - 2018-04-24 22:05
ERBIL — The Vice President of the Iraqi Olympic Committee was kidnapped on Tuesday by unknown armed men on the road between Baghdad and Karbala, security sources confirmed. Bashar Mustafa, who is a Kurd from Duhok province, is also the Head of Iraq’s Box ...

Rusia espera que el Kremlin y Washington vuelvan a hablar

ANF - 2018-04-17 06:09
Lavrov reiteró que la acusación contra Bashar al-Assad de que fue el gobierno sirio el que utilizó armas químicas en la Duma el 7 de abril fue "falsa". ...

France convinced Trump to stay in Syria, says Macron

Rûdaw - 2018-04-16 14:46
"We have not declared war on the regime of Bashar al-Assad," ...

U.S., Allies Strike Syrian Targets in Response to Regime’s Chemical Attacks

CENTCOM - 2018-04-15 23:00
U.S., French and British forces have struck targets in Syria as punishment for Syrian leader Bashar Assad using chemical weapons against his own people. ...

In conversation with Iran, Syria’s Assad vows to ‘crush’ enemies following Western strikes

K24 - 2018-04-15 08:40
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Saturday responded to US-led airstrikes the previous night, vowing to "crush" his enemies. (Photo: Reuters/Associated Press) ...

UNSC: Russia’s Resolution on Syria Rejected

BAS News - 2018-04-14 23:29
ERBIL — The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) held a meeting on Saturday to discuss the Russian-drafted resolution on the current situation in Syria in the aftermath of US missile attacks against Bashar al-Assad’s regime, but failing to adopt the re ...

Qamishli, Syria residents strike deal between Assad, Kurdish forces

Washington Times - 2018-04-13 20:16
QAMISHLI, Syria — The complexities of Syria's 7-year-old civil war are playing out in the odd, uneasy peace that reigns in this northeastern town on the Turkish border after forces loyal to President Bashar Assad and U.S.-allied Kurdish militia fighters ...

Iraqi MP Suggests Asylum for Syria’s Assad Family

BAS News - 2018-04-13 17:17
ERBIL — An Iraqi politician and member of council of representatives has called on Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to grant Syria’s Bashar al-Assad’s family with asylum in hopes of preventing an extension of bloodshed in the region. Mithal al-Alusi, who i ...

Macron: we have proof Syria used chemical weapons

Waar Media - 2018-04-12 20:38
WAAR-DUHOK: French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday that he had evidence that chemical weapons were used in rebel-held enclave of Douma in Syria and that the regime of Bashar al-Assad was guilty, reiterating that attacking Damascus is necessary ...

Turkey and Russia blackmail U.S. in Syria

E-Kurd - 2018-04-12 19:42
Abdul-Qahar Mustafa | Exclusive to In the past, Turkey has cooperated with USA and EU to remove Bashar Assad from power and to curb Iranian influence in Syria with the hope to establish a new and friendly democratic government that would not su ...

UK's May: Indications Show Assad Behind Syria Gas Attack

BAS News - 2018-04-11 19:01
ERBIL - British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday that "all indications are" that the Syrian President Bashar al-Asad is behind the chlorine gas attack on a rebel-held town in the country which left dozens of civilians dead, said a report. "We ...

France Vows "Response" if Chemical Gas Used by Syrian Regime

BAS News - 2018-04-10 11:03
ERBIL - France has vowed to retaliate against the Syrian President Bashar al-Asad if evidences show that he has been behind the alleged chemical gas attack on a rebel-held town in the country, government spokesperson Benjamin Griveaux said on Tuesday. "I ...

The Guardian: Trump says he will respond to Syria gas attack within 48 hours

Justice for Kurds - 2018-04-10 05:10
Donald Trump has condemned the “heinous” deadly chemical weapon attack on a Damascus suburb and said he will decide within the next 24 to 48 hours whether to launch a military reprisal against Bashar al-Assad’s regime in Syria. Speaking to reporters as he ...

Putin Warns Against “Provocation” on Syria Chemical Attack

BAS News - 2018-04-09 22:10
ERBIL — Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned about any “provocation” by the Western countries after suspected chemical attack in Syria by Bashar al-Assad’s regime. The remarks were made during a phone conversation between Putin and German Chancell ...

Trump blames ‘animal Assad’ for Syria chemical attack

Waar Media - 2018-04-09 00:27
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey condemned the attack but not Russia or Iran, as they have been in talks to resolve the 7-year civil war. President Donald Trump blasted his counterpart Bashar Al-Assad as an “animal” on Sunday over a deadly chemical weapons attack blam ...

Putin, Erdogan and Rohani discuss Syria’s future in Ankara

Waar Media - 2018-04-04 19:23
WAAR-DUHOK: Russia and Iran have provided crucial support to President Bashar Assad’s forces, while Turkey has backed the rebels seeking to overthrow him. The leaders of Russia, Iran and Turkey met in Ankara on Wednesday for talks on resolving the confli ...

Brookings experts on Syria’s civil war, and what’s next for US policy

Justice for Kurds - 2018-04-03 23:55
The civil war in Syria started in March 2011 and continues over seven years later. The conflict involves not only the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad, but also Syrian opposition fighters, Turkey, Kurdish elements, Iran and its proxy Hezbollah, Israel, Ru ...

WATCH: Asad Drives Alone on Ghouta Streets

BAS News - 2018-03-19 09:42
ERBIL - A footage has been published on social media showing the Syrian president Bashar al-Asad driving alone in the Syria's eastern Ghouta. Since the beginning of the civil war in Syria in 2011, Ghouta has always been in the hands of the opposition gro ...

Turkey Steps Up Offensive Against Kurds

The Wall Street Journal - 2018-03-05 07:36
Turkey’s offensive against the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in northern Syria intensified over the weekend, as forces loyal to the regime of Bashar al-Assad continued to bomb a suburb of Damascus. ...
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